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Pulmonary hypertension symptoms

A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
PAH: Appearance of symptoms with pah can be varied in timing in the course of pulmonary hypertension. Generally present by right sided enlargement appearan ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Cohen
60 years experience in Cardiac Electrophysiology
Many things: Why is there moderate pulmonary hypertension. That should be determined if possible. A better description of the chest pain is needed. Exact location ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience in Cardiology
Shortness of breath: Typically shortness of breath.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Avdalovic
24 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
Short of breath: The initial symptoms include shortness of breath at exertion which can progress to shortness of breath at rest. Other symptoms can include chest pain ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
44 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes, indirectly: Echocardiography can indicate pressures by enlargements of the corresponding heart chamber and the volume of blood flow.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
May not have symptom: Pulm hypertension is high blood pressure in the lungs, typically causes straining/higher workload for the right side of heart. Mild pulm hypertension ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Elton
33 years experience in Pulmonology
It can be: Edema can result from right sided heart failure but there are many other causes including left heart failure, venous obstruction, inflammation, and ot ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience in Pediatric Pulmonology
Medical options: If you have possible pulmonary hypertension and a history of shortness of breath, lightheadedness, there are a number of possible treatment options. A ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience in Internal Medicine
Common symptoms: are shortness of breath, fatigue, cough, chest pain, ankle swelling or fainting. Elevated heart rates may or may not been seen. Remember there are m ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
43 years experience in Internal Medicine
Pulm Htn: Systemic lupus famously can inflame lungs and pleura. Rheumatoid arthritis can affect lungs rarely. Vasculitis such as Wegeners Granulomatosis center ... Read More
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